Notification of Public Comment for a Brownfield Development Agreement for the Isaacs Site, 412 West 8th Street Wilmington (DE-1788)

Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances

Published: May 25, 2022
Comments Due: June 14, 2022

Pursuant to the Hazardous Substance Cleanup Act (HSCA), 7 Del. C. Chapter 91, §9126, the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) is required to issue a public notice within twenty days after entering into negotiations for a Brownfield Development Agreement (BDA). A BDA is an agreement between DNREC and a Brownfield developer with respect to a Certified Brownfield Site that sets forth a scope of work and schedule of remedial activities during the development of the Site.

DNREC’s Remediation Section (DNREC-RS) negotiated a BDA with The Choir School of Delaware, Inc. regarding the Isaacs Inc. Site (Site), located at 412 West 8th Street, Wilmington, Delaware. Identified by New Castle County as tax parcel numbers 2603510369, 2603510384, 2603510380 and 2603510381, the Site may have had a release of hazardous substances as a result of historical activities on site. For more information, please see DNREC’s navigator at:

The public comment period begins on Wednesday, May 25, 2022, and will end at the close of business on Tuesday, June 14, 2022. Please submit written comments to the DNREC-RS Project Manager Kevin Popowich, at DNREC-RS, 391 Lukens Drive, New Castle, DE 19720, or via e-mail to

A copy of the BDA is available by accessing the DNREC-RS’ site files database at

Learn more about this Site and other Certified Brownfield sites by accessing the web page at or by contacting the DNREC-RS Project Manager, Kevin Popovich at (302) 395-2600 or